NTSB Identification: ATL02LA019.
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Accident occurred Friday, December 21, 2001 in Vero Beach, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 02/25/2003
Aircraft: Cessna 210D, registration: N3776Y
Injuries: 1 Minor,1 Uninjured.

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Three to four miles southwest of the destination airport, the pilot reported a loss of engine power. The right wing struck the ground as the pilot attempted an emergency landing on a public street. No fuel was recovered from the fuel system during the post-examination of the airframe.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

The pilot's inadequate preflight fuel requirements for the flight, resulting in fuel exhaustion and the subsequent loss of engine power.

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